1885 3cN PCGS VF35

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Item sold in auction: Thursday - Internet Auction # 575.
Closed On: Thursday, April 14, 2011 4:13 PM.
For: $2,415.

CDN™ CPG Value: $2,310.00 (What's CPG?)

1885 3cN PCGS VF35

DLRC #: 326597 // PCGS #: 3753

A rare and vastly underrated 3-cent nickel business strike. From a reported mintage of just 1000 coins it is likely that far fewer than 100 true business strikes actually exist. This choice VF-XF coin is one of those few.

  • Category 3-Cent Pieces
  • Series 3-Cent Nickels
  • Type Three-Cent Nickels
  • Years for Type 1865-1889
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Three Cent Nickel
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer James B. Longacre
  • Composition 75% copper; 25% nickel
  • Weight 1.94g
  • Edge Type Plain
  • Mintage 1,000
Title Price Realized Date Sold
1885 3cN NGC MS62 $1,550.00 11/28/2004
1885 3cN ANACS AU55 - Rare Business Strike $2,600.00 09/01/2013
1885 3cN ANACS AU55 $2,005.00 09/04/2006
1885 3cN NGC XF45 - Low Mintage Date - No Reserve! $1,800.00 02/08/2015